Senior Policymakers

One of the unique benefits of an IIF event is the number of senior policymakers from every region of the world that we draw to our events. Below is a list of senior policy makers that attended an IIF event in 2015. 

North America

  • Governor Daniel K. Tarullo, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
  • Jason Furman, Chairman, Council of Economic Advisers
  • Christine Lagarde, Managing Director, IMF


  • Mark Carney, Governor, Bank of England
  • Wolfgang Schäuble, Finance Minister, Germany
  • Prof. Dr. Ahmet Davutoğlu, Prime Minister of the Republic of Turkey
  • Ali Babacan, Deputy Prime Minister for Economic and Financial Affairs, Republic of Turkey
  • Erdem Başçı, Governor, Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey
  • Vítor Constâncio, Vice-President, European Central Bank
  • Valeria Gontareva, Governor, National Bank of Ukraine
  • Ksenia Yudaeva, First Deputy Governor, Bank of Russia
  • Christian Noyer, Governor, Banque de France
  • Valdis Dombrovskis, Vice President for the Euro and Social Dialogue, European Commission
  • Matteo Renzi, Prime Minister of Italy
  • Pier Carlo Padoan, Finance Minister, Italy
  • Jens Weidmann, President, Bundesbank


  • Lou Xiwei, Minister of Finance, China
  • Zhou Xiaochuan, Governor, People’s Bank of China
  • Zhu Guangyao, Vice Finance Minister, China
  • Raghuram Rajan, Governor, Reserve Bank of India
  • Bambang Brodjonegoro, Minister of Finance, Indonesia
  • Agus W. Martowardojo, Governor, Bank of Indonesia

South America

  • Alexandre Tombini, Governor, Central Bank of Brazil
  • Joaquim Vieira Ferreira Levy, Minister of Finance, Brazil
  • Agustín Carstens, Governor, Banco de México
  • Alonso Segura Vasi, Minister of Economy and Finance of Peru
  • Rodrigo Vergara, Governor, Central Bank of Chile
  • Carlos Cano Sanz, Board Member, Central Bank of Colombia

Middle East & Africa

  • Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al-Thani, Prime Minister of Qatar
  • Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Coordinating Minister for the Economy and Minister of Finance, Nigeria
  • Henry A. Kofi Wampah, Governer, Bank of Ghana
  • Rasheed M. Al-Maraj, Governor, Central Bank of Bahrain

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